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State Department of Ecology looking at low carbon fuel standard
State Department of Ecology looking at low carbon fuel standard (Photo by Mark Renders/Getty Images)
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State Officials Seek Comments on Controversial Proposed Low-Carbon Fuel Standard

The Washington State Department of Ecology is seeking comments and input on Gov. Inslee's controversial plan to implement a low-carbon fuel standard in Washington state.

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Bill would ban use of computerized ticket purchase systems
Bill would ban use of computerized ticket purchase systems (Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)
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Proposed Legislation Would Ban Ticket “Bots” In WA, Making Buying Easier – Affordable

You probably didn't know if you've purchased tickets for any event via the Internet over the last year or two, you might have been dealing with a "robot."

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Powerball Jackpot Through the Roof in Washington State

$208 million will be in the hands of a lucky person in Washington. The drawing will take place on Wednesday January 21st at 8 PM PST. In celebration of the Seahawks' big win on Sunday, Washington Lottery has been brainstorming some related ways that you could spend that money if you win

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Proposed WA laws would better protect consumers from hackers
Proposed WA laws would better protect consumers from hackers (Photo by Erik S. Lesser/Getty Images)
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New Bill Would Protect Washington Consumers Over Identity Theft

The Washington State Attorney General is working with the State House and Senate to sponsor a bill that would greatly increase consumer protection in the event of data breaches and identity theft.

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cfl bulb (Courtesy Amazon.com -Alzo Digital)
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Price of CFL Bulbs in Washington to Jump January 1st. – Did You Know?

You probably didn't, as the state hasn't exactly done a great job of letting people know.  CFL's, or compact fluorescent lights, are most commonly known as the "curly tail" bulbs that often don't fit inside standard lampshades.  But they are going to cost you $.25 cents more all across the state, starting  January 1st.

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Avoid buying certain generic items - might not save you money
Avoid buying certain generic items - might not save you money (Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)
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As We Head to 2015 – 3 Things You Should NOT Buy Generic

Maybe one of your New Year's Resolutions is to save some money.  Often, that involves purchasing generic, lower-priced versions of food and products.    Most of the time, it can save money (But there's NO tasty generic substitute for Corn Flakes! We tried it, we know!).  But, according to leading consumer experts, there ARE some generic products that don't cut the mustard, and could even be a bit harmful.

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Study says studded tires destroying WA roadways
Study says studded tires destroying WA roadways (Photo by Getty Images)
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WA Study Claims Studded Tires Cause Millions in Road Damage – Ban Looming?

A new report released by the Washington State Department of Transportation claims studded tires cause numerous roads -especially I-90 - to deteriorate well before they're scheduled for maintenance.

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GOP already challenging Gov. Inslee's budget proposals
GOP already challenging Gov. Inslee's budget proposals (Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)
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“Pushback” Already Coming to Gov. Inslee’s Budget Proposal from Legislators

Just a few hours after Gov. Jay Inslee released his 2015-17 budget proposal,   legislators from across the state began chiming in with caution, and even resistance.

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Inslee (center in photo) plans numerous new taxes in 2015-17 budget
Inslee (center in photo) plans numerous new taxes in 2015-17 budget . (Stephen Brashear/Getty Images)
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Gov. Inslee’s Budget Proposal Includes Capitol Gains Tax, Raising Cigarette Taxes

So much for his campaign promise to veto any new taxes.   A long time ago, when Candidate Inslee was running for office,  he said he thought the state budget could be balanced without tax increases.   Governor Inslee has apparently come down with amnesia.

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How to avoid computer, email, credit card scams during Holidays
How to avoid computer, email, credit card scams during Holidays (Photo by Chung Sung-Jun/Getty Images)
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Avoid These Scams During Holiday Season

Some of these might seem silly, but a surprising number of people are hurt by them.

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